Player weight pcwc, 2012/13

Gives max, min and average weight (metric and imperial) of elite rugby players. Positions are compared within countries.

This data is drawn from players playing for the teams contesting the H-Cup and Super Rugby. That is 39 top teams in 9 countries.

For any of those countries you can compare the minimum, maximum and average weight of players playing in each of the different rugby positions,

Player weights within countries


Australia

Pos Cry . -Max- -Min- -Ave- . lbs st lb lbs st lb lbs st lb
=== === . ===== ===== ===== . ===MAX=== ===MIN=== ===AVE===
p 1 Aus . 122kg 112kg 117kg . 269 19s 3 247 17s 9 257 18s 5
p 2 Aus . 116kg 104kg 109kg . 256 18s 4 229 16s 5 240 17s 2
p 4 Aus . 121kg 109kg 115kg . 267 19s 1 240 17s 2 253 18s 1
p 6 Aus . 119kg 96 kg 105kg . 262 18s10 212 15s 2 231 16s 7
p 8 Aus . 116kg 103kg 110kg . 256 18s 4 227 16s 3 243 17s 5
p 9 Aus . 93 kg 78 kg 86 kg . 205 14s 9 172 12s 4 189 13s 7
p10 Aus . 96 kg 83 kg 90 kg . 212 15s 2 183 13s 1 199 14s 3
p11 Aus . 103kg 87 kg 94 kg . 227 16s 3 192 13s10 208 14s12
p12 Aus . 105kg 83 kg 96 kg . 231 16s 7 183 13s 1 212 15s 2
p15 Aus . 98 kg 90 kg 94 kg . 216 15s 6 198 14s 2 207 14s11

England

Pos Cry . -Max- -Min- -Ave- . lbs st lb lbs st lb lbs st lb
=== === . ===== ===== ===== . ===MAX=== ===MIN=== ===AVE===
p 1 Eng . 138kg 103kg 117kg . 304 21s10 227 16s 3 258 18s 6
p 2 Eng . 117kg 93 kg 104kg . 258 18s 6 205 14s 9 228 16s 4
p 4 Eng . 138kg 101kg 115kg . 304 21s10 223 15s13 253 18s 1
p 6 Eng . 120kg 90 kg 106kg . 265 18s13 198 14s 2 233 16s 9
p 8 Eng . 111kg 105kg 107kg . 245 17s 7 231 16s 7 236 16s12
p 9 Eng . 96 kg 77 kg 83 kg . 212 15s 2 170 12s 2 183 13s 1
p10 Eng . 98 kg 80 kg 89 kg . 216 15s 6 176 12s 8 196 14s 0
p11 Eng . 104kg 78 kg 92 kg . 229 16s 5 172 12s 4 204 14s 8
p12 Eng . 113kg 85 kg 97 kg . 249 17s11 187 13s 5 213 15s 3
p15 Eng . 104kg 80 kg 91 kg . 229 16s 5 176 12s 8 201 14s 5

France

Pos Cry . -Max- -Min- -Ave- . lbs st lb lbs st lb lbs st lb
=== === . ===== ===== ===== . ===MAX=== ===MIN=== ===AVE===
p 1 Fra . 140kg 105kg 118kg . 309 22s 1 231 16s 7 260 18s 8
p 2 Fra . 117kg 90 kg 103kg . 258 18s 6 198 14s 2 228 16s 4
p 4 Fra . 133kg 107kg 117kg . 293 20s13 236 16s12 257 18s 5
p 6 Fra . 130kg 93 kg 105kg . 287 20s 7 205 14s 9 231 16s 7
p 8 Fra . 130kg 100kg 112kg . 287 20s 7 220 15s10 246 17s 8
p 9 Fra . 93 kg 70 kg 83 kg . 205 14s 9 154 11s 0 183 13s 1
p10 Fra . 95 kg 80 kg 88 kg . 209 14s13 176 12s 8 195 13s13
p11 Fra . 109kg 77 kg 93 kg . 240 17s 2 170 12s 2 204 14s 8
p12 Fra . 120kg 75 kg 96 kg . 265 18s13 165 11s11 211 15s 1
p15 Fra . 98 kg 75 kg 89 kg . 216 15s 6 165 11s11 196 14s 0

Ireland

Pos Cry . -Max- -Min- -Ave- . lbs st lb lbs st lb lbs st lb
=== === . ===== ===== ===== . ===MAX=== ===MIN=== ===AVE===
p 1 Ire . 127kg 108kg 117kg . 280 20s 0 238 17s 0 258 18s 6
p 2 Ire . 110kg 92 kg 102kg . 243 17s 5 203 14s 7 226 16s 2
p 4 Ire . 125kg 107kg 114kg . 276 19s10 236 16s12 252 18s 0
p 6 Ire . 112kg 95 kg 105kg . 247 17s 9 209 14s13 232 16s 8
p 8 Ire . 127kg 103kg 113kg . 280 20s 0 227 16s 3 249 17s11
p 9 Ire . 94 kg 72 kg 83 kg . 207 14s11 159 11s 5 184 13s 2
p10 Ire . 98 kg 81 kg 89 kg . 216 15s 6 179 12s11 196 14s 0
p11 Ire . 102kg 84 kg 93 kg . 225 16s 1 185 13s 3 205 14s 9
p12 Ire . 113kg 88 kg 95 kg . 249 17s11 194 13s12 210 15s 0
p15 Ire . 100kg 84 kg 92 kg . 220 15s10 185 13s 3 203 14s 7

Italy

Pos Cry . -Max- -Min- -Ave- . lbs st lb lbs st lb lbs st lb
=== === . ===== ===== ===== . ===MAX=== ===MIN=== ===AVE===
p 1 Ita . 130kg 100kg 113kg . 287 20s 7 220 15s10 250 17s12
p 2 Ita . 108kg 102kg 105kg . 238 17s 0 225 16s 1 231 16s 7
p 4 Ita . 124kg 106kg 112kg . 273 19s 7 234 16s10 247 17s 9
p 6 Ita . 116kg 100kg 105kg . 256 18s 4 220 15s10 231 16s 7
p 8 Ita . 115kg 108kg 112kg . 254 18s 2 238 17s 0 246 17s 8
p 9 Ita . 89 kg 80 kg 83 kg . 196 14s 0 176 12s 8 184 13s 2
p10 Ita . 92 kg 80 kg 86 kg . 203 14s 7 176 12s 8 190 13s 8
p11 Ita . 110kg 81 kg 93 kg . 243 17s 5 179 12s11 206 14s10
p12 Ita . 100kg 84 kg 92 kg . 220 15s10 185 13s 3 204 14s 8
p15 Ita . 97 kg 74 kg 87 kg . 214 15s 4 163 11s 9 192 13s10

New Zealand

Pos Cry . -Max- -Min- -Ave- . lbs st lb lbs st lb lbs st lb
=== === . ===== ===== ===== . ===MAX=== ===MIN=== ===AVE===
p 1 NZl . 137kg 112kg 120kg . 302 21s 8 247 17s 9 265 18s13
p 2 NZl . 112kg 98 kg 106kg . 247 17s 9 216 15s 6 233 16s 9
p 4 NZl . 124kg 108kg 114kg . 273 19s 7 238 17s 0 251 17s13
p 6 NZl . 115kg 95 kg 105kg . 254 18s 2 209 14s13 231 16s 7
p 8 NZl . 112kg 105kg 109kg . 247 17s 9 231 16s 7 241 17s 3
p 9 NZl . 106kg 72 kg 90 kg . 234 16s10 159 11s 5 198 14s 2
p10 NZl . 96 kg 80 kg 90 kg . 212 15s 2 176 12s 8 199 14s 3
p11 NZl . 105kg 85 kg 96 kg . 231 16s 7 187 13s 5 211 15s 1
p12 NZl . 107kg 85 kg 94 kg . 236 16s12 187 13s 5 207 14s11
p15 NZl . 95 kg 89 kg 91 kg . 209 14s13 196 14s 0 201 14s 5

Scotland

Pos Cry . -Max- -Min- -Ave- . lbs st lb lbs st lb lbs st lb
=== === . ===== ===== ===== . ===MAX=== ===MIN=== ===AVE===
p 1 Sco . 130kg 109kg 119kg . 287 20s 7 240 17s 2 263 18s11
p 2 Sco . 114kg 94 kg 102kg . 251 17s13 207 14s11 224 16s 0
p 4 Sco . 119kg 110kg 115kg . 262 18s10 243 17s 5 253 18s 1
p 6 Sco . 113kg 95 kg 104kg . 249 17s11 209 14s13 230 16s 6
p 8 Sco . 114kg 103kg 108kg . 251 17s13 227 16s 3 238 17s 0
p 9 Sco . 85 kg 79 kg 83 kg . 187 13s 5 174 12s 6 182 13s 0
p10 Sco . 96 kg 86 kg 91 kg . 212 15s 2 190 13s 8 200 14s 4
p11 Sco . 105kg 82 kg 95 kg . 231 16s 7 181 12s13 209 14s13
p12 Sco . 111kg 87 kg 97 kg . 245 17s 7 192 13s10 214 15s 4
p15 Sco . 92 kg 88 kg 91 kg . 203 14s 7 194 13s12 200 14s 4

South Africa

Pos Cry . -Max- -Min- -Ave- . lbs st lb lbs st lb lbs st lb
=== === . ===== ===== ===== . ===MAX=== ===MIN=== ===AVE===
p 1 RSA . 127kg 105kg 117kg . 280 20s 0 231 16s 7 259 18s 7
p 2 RSA . 113kg 98 kg 105kg . 249 17s11 216 15s 6 231 16s 7
p 4 RSA . 125kg 102kg 114kg . 276 19s10 225 16s 1 251 17s13
p 6 RSA . 116kg 99 kg 105kg . 256 18s 4 218 15s 8 232 16s 8
p 8 RSA . 119kg 106kg 111kg . 262 18s10 234 16s10 245 17s 7
p 9 RSA . 92 kg 77 kg 84 kg . 203 14s 7 170 12s 2 184 13s 2
p10 RSA . 97 kg 85 kg 91 kg . 214 15s 4 187 13s 5 200 14s 4
p11 RSA . 102kg 79 kg 92 kg . 225 16s 1 174 12s 6 204 14s 8
p12 RSA . 101kg 87 kg 93 kg . 223 15s13 192 13s10 205 14s 9
p15 RSA . 102kg 85 kg 94 kg . 225 16s 1 187 13s 5 207 14s11

Wales

Pos Cry . -Max- -Min- -Ave- . lbs st lb lbs st lb lbs st lb
=== === . ===== ===== ===== . ===MAX=== ===MIN=== ===AVE===
p 1 Wal . 124kg 109kg 117kg . 273 19s 7 240 17s 2 258 18s 6
p 2 Wal . 112kg 102kg 108kg . 247 17s 9 225 16s 1 238 17s 0
p 4 Wal . 123kg 102kg 114kg . 271 19s 5 225 16s 1 251 17s13
p 6 Wal . 117kg 95 kg 103kg . 258 18s 6 209 14s13 227 16s 3
p 9 Wal . 94 kg 73 kg 86 kg . 207 14s11 161 11s 7 190 13s 8
p10 Wal . 95 kg 73 kg 87 kg . 209 14s13 161 11s 7 191 13s 9
p11 Wal . 109kg 80 kg 92 kg . 240 17s 2 176 12s 8 203 14s 7
p12 Wal . 106kg 83 kg 95 kg . 234 16s10 183 13s 1 210 15s 0
p15 Wal . 94 kg 85 kg 89 kg . 207 14s11 187 13s 5 195 13s13
Created: 28/01/13